The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 929 940
Rank change year-on-year +57 +11  
Permanent jobs citing NCDA 2 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.018% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.068% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 37
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £69,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88%  

NCDA is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21879 26355 30467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.63% 26.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17040 21310 24136
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

NCDA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NCDA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for NCDA in the UK

NCDA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NCDA.

Salary trend for NCDA in the UK

NCDA
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 2 £42,750 -5.00%
West Midlands +16 1 £40,500 +1.25%
Birmingham +12 1 £40,500 +1.25%
Liverpool - 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing NCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NCDA.

1 31 (100.00%) NetApp
2 30 (96.77%) VMware
3 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (67.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
7 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco
8 12 (38.71%) NCIE
8 12 (38.71%) Data ONTAP
9 11 (35.48%) vSphere
9 11 (35.48%) MCITP
9 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
9 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
9 11 (35.48%) Windows
10 10 (32.26%) CCNA
11 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
11 9 (29.03%) MCSA
11 9 (29.03%) ITIL
11 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (25.81%) MCSE
13 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
13 7 (22.58%) Change Management
13 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (22.58%) FlexPod
14 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (19.35%) Office 365

NCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (19.35%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Office 365
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (29.03%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) NetApp Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Server Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) FlexPod
3 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (9.68%) PKI
6 2 (6.45%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Data ONTAP
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
2 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (19.35%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.68%) Task Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (38.71%) NCIE
5 11 (35.48%) MCITP
6 10 (32.26%) CCNA
7 9 (29.03%) MCSA
8 8 (25.81%) MCSE
9 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
9 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) CCNP
10 3 (9.68%) Degree
10 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (9.68%) VCAP
11 2 (6.45%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) vSphere
3 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.23%) Firmware
7 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) PowerCLI
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) NetApp
2 30 (96.77%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.13%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
6 3 (9.68%) BMC
6 3 (9.68%) CA
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) Remedy
6 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) EqualLogic
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Synology
8 1 (3.23%) Alteryx
8 1 (3.23%) CommVault
8 1 (3.23%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) Sophos
8 1 (3.23%) Tableau